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Breast Cancer: The R.A.C.E - Real Actions Changes Everything- Motivation

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COMTIVATE Host Sharon Johnson

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The R.A.C.E. is on.  Join Dr. Sharon Johnson in the fight against Breast Cancer with the Comtivate Show Empowerment Environment.

Do you have a story?

Do you know someone with a story?

Depondency, depression, hopelessness comes from having Cancer. You may have observed what happens when someone is experiencing cancer. October is breast cancer awareness month. Join Dr. J with interviews, stories, and learn how motivation can be a healing point for those in the fight.

What are the key statistics about breast cancer?

The American Cancer Society's estimates for breast cancer in the United States for 2015 are:

        About 231,840 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women.

        About 60,290 new cases of carcinoma in situ (CIS) will be diagnosed (CIS is non-invasive and is the earliest form of breast cancer).

        About 40,290 women will die from breast cancer

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women, exceeded only by lung cancer. The chance that breast cancer will be responsible for a woman's death is about 1 in 36 (about 3%). Death rates from breast cancer have been declining since about 1989, with larger decreases in women younger than 50. These decreases are believed to be the result of earlier detection through screening and increased awareness, as well as improved treatment.

At this time there are more than 2.8 million breast cancer survivors in the United States

http://www.cancer.org/index

Tell your stories to Dr. Sharon by connecting at  http://www.comtivate.com

 

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